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October 17, 2017

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10:30AM - Story Time

6:30PM - Book Club

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UP Police Officer's Ass'n Foot Pursuit

5-Mile and 5-K Races, 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk
Sunday November 12, 2017
Race Day Check-in 7:45-8:50am. Races start at 9:00am.

Lace up your sneakers and bring your family, friends, and neighbors to the Upper Perk Police Officer's Association Foot Pursuit (formerly the Macoby Run Run) benefiting the Upper Perkiomen Valley Library, Project-Live, Vets for Vets, Mission Kids, Laurel House, and local police.  Join us for the 5-Mile or 5-K Race, or participate in the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk starting at Macoby Run Golf Course. 

Course Description: Run through the winding cart paths of Macoby Run Golf Course, (no golfers, no traffic). Wheel measured. All events are entirely on macadam surfaces with the exception of 1 fairway cross-over on grass in the 5 mile. Includes a couple of challenging hills. Held rain, shine, or snow. No strollers in the 5 mile or 5K race. No bikes, rollerblades, skateboards or pets allowed. Strollers ARE welcome in the 1 mile fun run/walk.

In this race YOU decide if you want to stop at the 5-K mark OR continue and go for the 5 MILER. Same price, same shirt. You can also WALK the course, or run and walk, or walk and run.

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk will begin when the 5K and 5 mile races are completed. Approximate start time 10:00 am - 10:15 am. Parents and strollers are welcome to participate with their children. Small gift to participants (10 & under).

Entry Fees
5-mile/5-k runs -
Before October 21 - $25.00 (includes t-shirt)
After October 21 - $30.00 (includes t-shirt while they last, $25.00 when they're gone)

1-mile fun run/walk -
Before Friday, October 21 - $5.00 (includes small gift for kids)
After October 21 - $7.00 (includes gift while they last, $5.00 when they're gone).

Registration
Registration forms may be DOWNLOADED HERE or filled out ONLINE HERE. Online registration closes midnight Wed. Nov. 8, 2017 (nominal service fee applies).
Mail registrations to: Upper Perk Police Officer's Assoc.
88 W. 6th Street
Pennsburg, PA 18073

Questions: Contact Race Directors Jamie Lavin: jlavin@upperperkpd.org or Joe Adam: jadam@upperperkpd.org

Race Location
Course will begin and end at Macoby Run Golf Course, 5275 McLean Station Road, Green Lane PA. 

Awards
Awards for 5K and 5 mile run/walk only; other events are for FUN! Top Male & Female Overall plus top 3 males & females in the following age groups: 9 & Under 10-14 15-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70 PLUS

Clydesdale Division (235 lb. minimum): Awards will be given to the top 3 males in t he 5K and 5 mile race. There are no age groups in this division and you must enter as a Clydesdale at registration; otherwise your award category will be based on your age & sex.

****Please bring a non-perishable food item for The Open Link's Community Food Cupboard ****

Upcoming Dates and Location:

11/12 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM     Macoby Run Golf Course    

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